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How to Play EEB Tuning Cigar Box Guitar - Get easy, beautiful chords with this lesson

Shane Speal has been championing the 3-string "EEB" tuning for years and has written several songs with it.  In this lesson, he shows how…

Started by Shane (www.ShaneSpeal.com)

8 2 hours ago
Reply by Paul Craig

The Piccolo Cigar Box Guitar - Get Mandolin & Uke Tones with 1/2 Scale Concept

I like to build instruments that will cover the full sonic spectrum.  If I'm looking for something that will cover the upper end, a simple…

Started by Shane (www.ShaneSpeal.com)

32 yesterday
Reply by gary sheldon

How to Play Cigar Box Guitar - Shane's Secret Riff for Selling Cigar Box Guitars

Shane Speal's back with one of the most useful lessons for cigar box guitar sellers looking for the ultimate riff that will draw people to…

Started by Shane (www.ShaneSpeal.com)

6 yesterday
Reply by Uncle John

One Finger Lesson: Take Me Home Country Roads - VIDEO & TAB

Glenn Watt of C. B. Gitty Crafter Supply takes one of the most popular songs of the 1970's teaches you how to play the entire thing with o…

Started by Shane (www.ShaneSpeal.com)

1 yesterday
Reply by Ron Oldoren

One Finger Lesson: "Yesterday" by the Beatles - Video + TAB

It has been said that The Beatles' classic song, Yesterday is the world's most covered tune.  Glenn Watt of C. B. Gitty Crafter Supply has…

Started by Shane (www.ShaneSpeal.com)

1 yesterday
Reply by Zak Davis

How to Play Hawaiian Music on a Three String Cigar Box Guitar - the new G6 tuning

Years ago, Shane Speal created a video on cigar box guitar tunings that mentioned a G6 Hawaiian tuning.  Well, he's back with a much impr…

Started by Shane (www.ShaneSpeal.com)

2 yesterday
Reply by Wade

One Finger Lesson: Hank Williams' classic, "Your Cheatin' Heart" - VIDEO

Want to be the life of the party?  Ol' Hank songs get 'em everytime. Glenn Watt of C. B. Gitty Crafter Supply has broken down Your Cheatin…

Started by Shane (www.ShaneSpeal.com)

0 on Friday

One Finger Lesson: "Wagon Wheel" by Old Crow Medicine Show - VIDEO

Wagon Wheel has become one of the most popular cover tunes at open mics around the world.  Glenn Watt of C. B. Gitty Crafter Supply shows…

Started by Shane (www.ShaneSpeal.com)

0 on Friday

One Finger Lesson: "Amazing Grace" - Video lesson

Amazing Grace continues to be one of our most requested lessons. Glenn Watt of C. B. Gitty Crafter Supply shows you how to play the entire…

Started by Shane (www.ShaneSpeal.com)

0 on Friday

One Finger Lesson: REO Speedwagon's "Take It On the Run" Video

We heard it from a friend who heard it from a friend that Glenn Watt of C. B. Gitty Crafter Supply has taken the great singalong rocker, Ta…

Started by Shane (www.ShaneSpeal.com)

0 on Friday

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